Travelling without a booster seat, is your child ready?

Is your child ready to travel in a car without a booster seat?

How do you know when your child is ready to ride in the car without a booster seat ? Firstly, we need to understand what the purpose of a booster seat is. A booster seat, like the BubbleBum Travel Booster Seat,  is used to position the vehicle seat belt correctly on the child’s body. This means that the lap belt …

By law, does a child need to sit in the back or front?

Child in the boot of the car with the hatchback open

Let’s take a look at where children should be sitting when travelling in a car. We know as parents and careers, we all want the best for our children and that means ensuring they are as safe as possible when travelling. Here we will give you and answer to the question “by law, does a child need to be in …

Are Blow Up Car Booster Seats Safe?

Emma from Team BubbleBum, blowing up our black car booster seat.

Are blow up car booster seats safe for children?  In today’s blog post we shall be discussing the safety of blow up / inflatable car booster seats. As parents and carers, it’s only natural to want the best for our loved ones, so when it comes to something as important as a car booster seat, we need to be certain …

When can my child start using a car booster seat?

3 children sat on BubbleBum booster seats across the back seat of a car - USA design

In the UK the law states that your child must be seated in an approved children’s car seat  until the age of twelve, or they reach a height of 135cms, whichever comes first.  This is when your child’s proportions begin to closely resemble those of a small adult, meaning that the vehicle seat belt will be more likely to sit …